What is a Personnel and Materials Hoist?
A materials or personnel hoist is used to hoist personnel, goods and/or materials. It comprises a car, structure, machinery or other equipment associated with the hoist, and may be either a cantilever hoist, tower hoist or a multiple winch operation.
Included in this definition are situations where winches may be configured to operate as hoists for the transportation of personnel.
SafeWork/WorkSafe conditions of assessment:
• Applicants to be at least 18 years of age.
• Able to produce 100 points or more of identification as per the SafeWork NSW / WorkSafe QLD identification checklist.
• Speak and understand English at a level to be able to participate in the training and assessment
Note: Verbal assessments can be arranged for applicants with writing and reading difficulties (extra charge applies)